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Come Dine with Us

Becky's Come Dine

Private homes in and around  Devizes

Friday 30th September  7.30 pm £25  bRING YOUR OWN

Enjoy a dinner party in a private home – but you will only be told where you are going a day or two before.  Hosts will serve an aperitif and at least three courses.  This is always popular – look at the comments from last year:  ‘Bob and Jen were excellent hosts, and the meal delicious’, ‘fabulous food and great company!’, and ‘a lovely meal in the company of an interesting mix of people’.

Book Now

Maximum of two tickets per booking, and singletons very welcome.

World Food

The Corn Exchange, SN10 1HS

Sunday 2nd October from 12.30 pm Entry Free  Cash bar symbol

Enjoy the flavours of the world, for just 50p a taste.  Come with us from Austria to Zimbabwe, exploring real home cooking from local residents who have far flung roots. New countries cooking this year include the Philippines, Guatemala and Mexico.

Each nationality prepares about 100 sample portions. Service starts at 12.30 and continues until the food runs out. The early bird catches their choice!

 


   This event is sponsored by Grist Environmental.

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Pineapples! Why? Where?

Pineapple illustration for Devizes Food & Drink FestivalSpotted that cheeky pineapple, getting into the act on our logo? Why is it there?

Well, Devizes has a historic connection. In 1769, one Adam Taylor ‘A Gardener near Devizes’ published a treatise on how to grow a pineapple. Reason enough for us to adopt it, but more so when we learned the pineapple is a symbol of hospitality and friendship… 

Local Producer Visits

Goat with tag in ear

When was the last time you greeted a goat, lunched in a bell chamber, or sipped wine just yards from where the grape grew? Let us surprise you with some new food experiences..

Meals to Remember

Bear Hotel Devizes

Intimate meals in unusual places,  charming afternoon tea,  a feast from around the world and wine tasting over a gourmet dinner are just some of the many eating and drinking opportunities during the week.

Purbeck Ice-Cream

Three delicious flavours

Purbeck Ice Cream is passionately produced on the farm with fresh local Purbeck milk, Dorset double cream, British sugar and an abundance of delicious flavours, all gluten-free with no nuts, artificial flavourings, preservatives, colours and uniquely no added natural colours.